Assessments for local improvements, special; adds City of Hampton to localities that may impose. (SB32)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Special assessments for local improvements; City of Hampton. Adds the City of Hampton to the lists of localities that may impose special assessments upon abutting property owners for improvements related to the initial paving of streets, flood prevention, and the undergrounding of utilities. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/28/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102866D
12/28/2011Referred to Committee on Local Government
01/23/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB32)
01/31/2012Reported from Local Government (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2012Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2012Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2012Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2012Placed on Calendar
02/13/2012Read first time
02/13/2012Referred to Committee on Counties, Cities and Towns
02/14/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB32)
02/17/2012Reported from Counties, Cities and Towns (18-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2012Read second time
02/21/2012Read third time
02/21/2012Passed House (87-Y 13-N)
02/21/2012VOTE: PASSAGE (87-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2012Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB32ER)
02/23/2012Impact statement from TAX (SB32ER)
02/23/2012Signed by President
02/23/2012Signed by Speaker
03/08/2012G Approved by Governor-Chapter 186 (effective 7/1/12)
03/08/2012G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0186)


This bill mentions Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Hampton, Poquoson, Williamsburg, Blue Ridge, Richmond, Waynesboro, Augusta, Loudoun.


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 2 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.